Cottage Life: DIY Maple Syrup

April 2012: A Very Sappy Story.  A sticky tale of Do-it-Yourself (DIY) maple syrup.

I thought that making my own maple syrup would be easy and romantic.  I would tap that gorgeous old maple and boil it down. How hard could it be? Read about the mess I made and the results in this issue of Cottage Life magazine.

It’s a hot and sticky world in “A Very Sappy Story.” [pdf]